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  • China Executes Eight for 'Terrorist' Attacks in Xinjiang

    China Executes Eight for 'Terrorist' Attacks in Xinjiang

    China has executed eight people for "terrorist" attacks in its restive far western region of Xinjiang, including three who "masterminded" a dramatic car crash in the capital's Tiananmen Square in 2013, state media said.

  • China Executes Tiananmen Square Attackers

    China Executes Tiananmen Square Attackers

    China has executed eight people for "terrorist attacks," including three it described as "masterminding" a suicide car crash in Beijing's Tiananmen Square in 2013, state media announced.

  • Angela Merkel Raises Human Rights on China Trip

    Angela Merkel Raises Human Rights on China Trip

    German Chancellor Angela Merkel raised the issue of human rights publicly in China on Tuesday unlike many Western visitors invoking the fall of the Berlin Wall and telling students their country needed "free dialogue".

  • China Shows Graphic Footage of Xinjiang Militant Attacks

    China Shows Graphic Footage of Xinjiang Militant Attacks

    Chinese state television on Tuesday showed dramatic footage of what the government calls terror attacks by Islamist militants from the far western region of Xinjiang, as it steps up its propaganda campaign to counter an upsurge in violence.

  • 13 Xinjiang Militants Executed in China, Two Killed in Attack

    13 Xinjiang Militants Executed in China, Two Killed in Attack

    China today executed 13 people, stated to be Islamist "terrorists" from the restive Xinjiang province, while two other suspected militants were killed while attempting to carry out knife attacks.

  • China Sentences Three to Death for Tiananmen Attack: State Media

    China Sentences Three to Death for Tiananmen Attack: State Media

    Three people were sentenced to death Monday over a deadly suicide car crash last October that killed two people in Beijing's symbolic heart Tiananmen Square, state-run media said.

  • Protests in Hong Kong After China Moves to Assert Control

    Protests in Hong Kong After China Moves to Assert Control

    Protesters turned Hong Kong's constitutional document into toilet paper Wednesday in an angry demonstration against Beijing's publication of a controversial white paper reasserting China's control over the city.

  • Chinese Party Newspaper Says Western Democracy Only Brings Chaos

    Chinese Party Newspaper Says Western Democracy Only Brings Chaos

    China's top newspaper on Monday warned against aping Western-style democracy just a week after the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen crackdown, pointing to Thailand and Ukraine as examples of the kind of chaos the system can bring.

  • Hong Kong Recalls Tiananmen Killings, China Muffles Dissent

    Hong Kong Recalls Tiananmen Killings, China Muffles Dissent

    Tens of thousands of people held a candlelight vigil in Hong Kong on Wednesday to mark the bloody crackdown on pro-democracy protesters 25 years ago in Beijing's Tiananmen Square, while mainland China authorities sought to whitewash the 1989 event.

  • Tens of Thousands Join Hong Kong Tiananmen Rally

    Tens of Thousands Join Hong Kong Tiananmen Rally

    Tens of thousands of people in Hong Kong joined a candlelight vigil in a downtown park Wednesday to commemorate the 25th anniversary of China's bloody military suppression of protests on Beijing's Tiananmen Square.

  • US Calls on China to Account for Tiananmen on Anniversary

    US Calls on China to Account for Tiananmen on Anniversary

    The United States on Wednesday called on China to account for those killed, detained, or missing in the Tiananmen Square crackdown of 1989, as Washington marked the 25th anniversary of the pro-democracy revolt.

  • Troops 'Laughing' in Tiananmen Crackdown: US Military Report

    Troops 'Laughing' in Tiananmen Crackdown: US Military Report

    Troops deployed from China's provinces laughed as they shot randomly at pro-democracy protesters in Tiananmen Square, according to a US account declassified Tuesday for the 25th anniversary.

  • China Tightens Security On Key Anniversary Of Tiananmen Crackdown

    China Tightens Security On Key Anniversary Of Tiananmen Crackdown

    From keeping foreign reporters off Beijing's Tiananmen Square to widespread censorship of the Internet, China marked 25 years since the bloody suppression of pro-democracy protests on Wednesday under a cloak of security.

  • China Defends Tiananmen Crackdown on Eve of 25th Anniversary

    China Defends Tiananmen Crackdown on Eve of 25th Anniversary

    China defended the bloody 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators around Beijing's Tiananmen Square on Tuesday, the eve of the 25th anniversary, saying it had chosen the correct path for the sake of the people.

  • Security Tight on Eve of Tiananmen Anniversary

    Security Tight on Eve of Tiananmen Anniversary

    Beijing put additional police on the street and detained government critics on Tuesday as part of a security crackdown on the eve of the 25th anniversary of the crushing of pro-democracy protests centered on the capital's Tiananmen Square.

  • Hong Kong Holds March to Remember Tiananmen

    Hong Kong Holds March to Remember Tiananmen

    Thousands of people marched through downtown Hong Kong on Sunday to remember the bloody crackdown on the Tiananmen Square protests in Beijing, days before the 25th anniversary of the tumultuous event.

  • 25 Years On, Tiananmen Barely Known to China Youth

    25 Years On, Tiananmen Barely Known to China Youth

    Born in 1989, Steve Wang sometimes wonders what happened in his hometown of Beijing that year. But his curiosity about pro-democracy protests and the crackdown on them passes quickly.

  • Key Google Services Partially Inaccessible in China

    Key Google Services Partially Inaccessible in China

    Several key Google services have become partially inaccessible in China on the eve of the 25th anniversary of the 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy protesters around Beijing's iconic Tiananmen Square.

  • China Disrupts Google Services Ahead of Tiananmen Anniversary

    China Disrupts Google Services Ahead of Tiananmen Anniversary

    Google services are being disrupted in China ahead of this week's 25th anniversary of the 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy demonstrators around Beijing's Tiananmen Square, a censorship watchdog said on Monday.

  • China Court to Try Eight for Tiananmen Bomb Attack

    China Court to Try Eight for Tiananmen Bomb Attack

    China will try eight people linked to a car-bomb attack in Beijing's Tiananmen Square last year, prosecutors said, as the government escalates a crackdown on violence emanating from its restive Xinjiang region.

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